The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great